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Fugitive sought by law enforcement

The Ashland Police Department and the U.S. Marshal Service are asking for help from Tri-State residents in locating Gregory Cox, who is being described by law enforcement as a dangerous fugitive.

Cox, 32, is a white male who is 6 foot 5 weighing 200 pounds. Cox is formerly from the Pedro area and used to spend time in Ironton. He is charged with auto theft, fleeing and evading police, wanton endangerment first degree and wanton endangerment first degree on a police officer.

If anyone has information on his location, please call their local police agency or the Ashland Police Department at (606) 327-2020. They may also contact Deputy United States Marshal Micheal Blackburn at 859-361-5647.

Cox is also wanted by several Ohio agencies on other charges.